Today’s branch office requires the same level of rich application services as the company headquarters to ensure business innovation and employee productivity.
Why are these services needed? What impact do they have on the network, IT staff, and service provider? What is the best way to boost the branch-office network to optimum levels - both technically and tactfully - if the devices provided do not meet the new requirements? Read on to learn more.
The “little branch office” is growing up. Just like its parent headquarters, the branch office now requires rich application services. Specifically, the branch office now demands bring-your-own-device (BYOD) and other IT services, cloud computing or data center hosted applications, plus videoconferencing and collaboration services - all highly reliable and secure. Why are these types of rich services necessary in the branch-office environment?